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  • 161 Gangyō — [Titsigh, Isaac. (1834). Annales des empereurs du Japon, pp. 121 124; Brown, Delmer et al. (1979). Gukanshō, pp. 288 289; Varley, H. Paul, ed. (1980). Jinō Shōtōki, pp. 170 171.] Change of era*; 877: The new era name was created to mark an event… …

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  • 162 Jay O'Callahan — Infobox Person name = Jay O Callahan birth date = birth date|1938|8|15 birth place = Brookline, Massachusetts occupation = StorytellerJay O Callahan is a prominent American storyteller for people of all ages. He has performed at numerous national …

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  • 163 Samuel Robinson (sea captain) — Sir Samuel Robinson KBE (1870 1958), born in Hull, England,Hammer, Joshua. (2006). [http://books.google.com/books?id=6O8VyhDbUPgC printsec=frontcover dq=yokohama+burning sig=rbgbEDXJV5fht4wdSD1HBoAMANg#PPA60,M1 Yokohama Burning: The Deadly 1923… …

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  • 164 Aaron Stone — Promotional poster with Kelly Blatz as Aaron Stone and J. P. Manoux as S.T.A.N. Genre Action/Adventure Science fiction Teen drama …

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  • 165 Steven Disraeli — Infobox Scientist name = Steven Disraeli birth date = Birthdate unknown birth place = Birthplace unknown death date = Presumed living death place = nationality = Presumed American field = Revenge ConsultingSteven Disraeli may be the world s first …

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  • 166 Ken Binmore — Kenneth Binmore Kenneth George « Ken » Binmore, né le 27 septembre 1940, est un économiste renommé, ainsi qu un théoricien des jeux, professeur émérite d économie à l Université de Londres[1]. Il a contribué de manière importante à… …

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  • 167 Kenneth Binmore — Kenneth George « Ken » Binmore, né le 27 septembre 1940, est un économiste renommé, ainsi qu un théoricien des jeux, professeur émérite d économie à l Université de Londres[1]. Il a contribué de manière importante à poser les bases de… …

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  • 168 seemliness — See seemly. * * * …

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  • 169 sem- — I. sem 1 One; also adverbially “as one,” together with. Derivatives include simultaneous, hyphen, acolyte, and simple. I. Full grade form *sem . 1. a. hendecasyllabic …

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  • 170 architecture — /ahr ki tek cheuhr/, n. 1. the profession of designing buildings, open areas, communities, and other artificial constructions and environments, usually with some regard to aesthetic effect. Architecture often includes design or selection of… …

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  • 171 beautiful — beautifully, adv. beautifulness, n. /byooh teuh feuhl/, adj. 1. having beauty; having qualities that give great pleasure or satisfaction to see, hear, think about, etc.; delighting the senses or mind: a beautiful dress; a beautiful speech. 2.… …

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  • 172 becoming — becomingly, adv. becomingness, n. /bi kum ing/, adj. 1. that suits or gives a pleasing effect or attractive appearance, as to a person or thing: a becoming dress; a becoming hairdo. 2. suitable; appropriate; proper: a becoming sentiment. n. 3.… …

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  • 173 befitting — befittingly, adv. befittingness, n. /bi fit ing/, adj. suitable; proper; becoming: planned with a befitting sense of majesty. [1555 65; BEFIT + ING2] Syn. appropriate, fitting, apt, seemly. Ant. unsuitable, inappropriate, unbecoming. * * * …

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  • 174 comedy — comedial /keuh mee dee euhl/, adj. /kom i dee/, n., pl. comedies. 1. a play, movie, etc., of light and humorous character with a happy or cheerful ending; a dramatic work in which the central motif is the triumph over adverse circumstance,… …

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  • 175 comely — comelily, adv. comeliness, n. /kum lee/, adj., comelier, comeliest. 1. pleasing in appearance; attractive; fair: a comely face. 2. proper; seemly; becoming: comely behavior. [bef. 1000; ME cumli, OE cymlic lovely, equiv. to cyme exquisite (c. MHG …

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  • 176 decent — decently, adv. decentness, n. /dee seuhnt/, adj. 1. conforming to the recognized standard of propriety, good taste, modesty, etc., as in behavior or speech. 2. respectable; worthy: a decent family. 3. adequate; fair; passable: a decent wage. 4.… …

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  • 177 decorous — decorously, adv. decorousness, n. /dek euhr euhs, di kawr euhs, kohr /, adj. characterized by dignified propriety in conduct, manners, appearance, character, etc. [1655 65; < L decorus seemly, becoming, deriv. of decus; see DECORATE, OUS] Syn.… …

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  • 178 dress — /dres/, n., adj., v., dressed or drest, dressing. n. 1. an outer garment for women and girls, consisting of bodice and skirt in one piece. 2. clothing; apparel; garb: The dress of the 18th century was colorful. 3. formal attire. 4. a particular… …

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  • 179 fitting — fittingly, adv. fittingness, n. /fit ing/, adj. 1. suitable or appropriate; proper or becoming. n. 2. the act of a person or thing that fits. 3. an act or instance of trying on clothes that are being made or altered to determine proper fit. 4.… …

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  • 180 meetly — /meet lee/, adv. suitably; fittingly; properly; in a seemly manner. [1350 1400; ME; see MEET2, LY] * * * …

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